Lay Ministers

Over 60 Club News

Twenty-five courageous FUSNites, unafraid to identify themselves as “aging,” participated in three six-session meetings this past summer and fall under the facilitation of Wendy Haskell, Nancy Wrenn, Kate Mason, and Connie Adkins.  Topics were chosen by each group and covered life style changes, medical challenges, losses, downsizing and other tasks life gives to people in … Continued

CANCELLED: Lunch With Lay Ministers, Feb. 9

The weather prediction is dreadful for Thursday, February 9 –heavy snow and high winds all day. Well, I should probably say that it is dreadful for being on the roads, but perfect for staying cozy at home. The Lunch with the Ministers is CANCELLED for this month. We’ll meet again on Friday, March 3. We … Continued

Lunch with the Minister and Lay Ministers, Jan. 11

Any and all are invited to join John Nichols and some of the lay ministers for soup and conversation at noon on Thursday, January 11 in the Alliance Room. A special invitation is extended to retired or long-term members of our community. Let Fran (617.527.3203) or Cindy (617.901.6848) know if you plan to attend. As in … Continued

Minister’s Discretionary Fund

The Minister’s Discretionary Fund exists at the heart of our common ministry. It is used throughout the year to help members of our community, both here at FUSN and the larger community of which we are a part, find a way through difficult times. If this is a year that finds you feeling comfortable with … Continued

Wheel of Life Service, Oct. 30

The lay ministers are planning the Wheel of Life service, which will take place on Sunday, October 30. This is an annual celebration of our FUSN family with poetry and music. We will be honoring family births, deaths, weddings, graduations, engagements, and notable life changes (new job, big move, etc). We welcome your contributions for … Continued

Lay Ministers

The FUSN lay ministers are available to help members and friends who are experiencing difficulties and could use a listening ear, help with meals in case of illness, and rides to the doctor. If you would like to reach a lay minister, you can call the lay ministers’ line (617 340-9299) to reach the one … Continued

Chalice Circles!

We are pleased to announce that new Chalice Circles will begin this fall. Chalice Circles offer a structure for spiritual growth and the deepening of relationships within our beloved community. Together with a facilitator, small groups meet once a month from October to May to go deeper into the monthly worship themes, with a covenant to speak and listen from the heart. … Continued

Lay Ministry at FUSN

The Lay Ministers at FUSN provide a web of caring within the FUSN community. In light of Erin’s sabbatical this year, we want the FUSN community to be aware of the work and mission of the Lay Ministers. The Lay Ministers can offer support and be sensitive listeners should one wish to discuss personal or family issues, and often they can … Continued